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Pre-caffeine tech: Apple updates, kitty fonts!

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Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing stories of the morning. Here's everything that you need to know before taking that first sip of coffee today.

Only about half a year has passed since Apple released Mac OS X Lion, but the Cupertino-based company is already teasing us with a peek at the next version of its operating system: Mountain Lion.

Meanwhile, Apple needs to overhaul iOS security after news of the latest leak, say developers. And at least one Congressman has questions too.

You can expect Android 5.0 Jelly Bean to launch by June. That's around the same time Motorola will get Ice Cream Sandwich.

Facebook is launching verified accounts on Twitter, and it's allowing pseudonyms too.

Facebook on the like cannot be forced to block users from downloading songs illegally, as this would push up their costs and infringe privacy, says EU's highest court.

Police in a small Massachusetts town are asking the FBI for assistance after photos of at least 17 high school girls turned up on pornographic websites.

Meanwhile, the South Korean government is considering another law to further curb rampant game playing and Internet addiction among its youth, one that automatically regulates the amount of time a student get to spend with video games in a 24-hour period.

Whoops! Microsoft mistakenly flagged Google as malicious site.

In closing, if cats were type fonts, it might look something like this.

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